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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

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Journal-isms in the Media

Journal-isms in the Media

For 13 years, Richard Prince has authored the three-times-a-week online column “Journal-isms”‘ to show how journalism shapes, or is shaped by, diversity.
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It's All Right to Say 'White Supremacy'

It’s All Right to Say ‘White Supremacy’

Panelists ask what ‘racially tinged’ really means; Gregory’s 4 p.m. service called too late to cover; Clinton an astute media critic in new book; tribe faulted for Indian Country Today failures; Chideya named to J-post at Ford Foundation; Belton officially named editor-in-chief of The Root (9/18/17)
ESPN Public Editor Says Hill Violated Policy

ESPN Public Editor Says Hill Violated Policy

Tweeting employees must play by company’s rules; why were U.S. media slow on Caribbean disaster?; St. Louis paper: Outrage at verdict understandable; NBC names team to cover media; scant diversity; Study: Asian Americans still marginalized on TV; threatened Mexican journalist denied U.S. entry; blind journalist Reggie Anglen dies in Ohio; 'Kid' explains spoofing Kaepernick with...
Jemele Hill's Regret on 'Supremacist' Tweet

Jemele Hill’s Regret on ‘Supremacist’ Tweet

Trump spokeswoman: ESPN host should be fired (9/14/17)
A Town Loves Back Its 'Unapologetically Black' Anchor

A Town Loves Back Its ‘Unapologetically Black’ Anchor

800 invited guests pay tribute to Jim Vance; ESPN disowns Jemele Hill tweets on Trump, race; disillusioned, he says ‘NFL doesn’t respect humanity’ Mike Hodge dies, activist actor on TV, in newsroom (9/13/17)